Discover my system for choosing how to become an online "ambassador" for brand managers, and learn some red flags.
Magnetic eyelashes are a beauty trend that makes it easy and fast to have beautiful, fluttery, temporary lashes without the use of glue.
The dating process is dramatically different for post-bariatric surgery patients, and not always in a good way.
What to do when you’ve eaten too much matzah (however innocent it may have seemed at the time.)
Or, give a doll a break -- you might even learn something.
Couples find love on dating websites every day, but if you wonder how to fail on a dating site, look no further than this informative article.
So it's your first date with someone you think you like. Right on! But how much time are you supposed to spend together?
Do you like building toys? What about clean design? Charles and Ray Eames celebrated the beauty in everyday objects, and you can too with these interlocking cards.
How does one shake off their stress and get a good night's sleep? Read how, here.
If you feel stuck within your current relationships or simply hunger for new or more friends, here’s a comprehensive list of where to find people just as cool as you.
How can you project confidence with your smile when you just feel like crawling back into bed? With a little practice you will be giving off confident vibes in no time.
Looking for a way to fill that Dream House? The Spin to Clean playset is well-built and looks great. Here's my review.
Do your Barbies, Bratz, or Monster High dolls need bracelets? Of course they do. Here, learn how to create a wardrobe of bracelets from pen pieces!
Create fashionable hats for your Barbie, Bratz, or Monster High dolls using clean K-cups!
Barbie may love her accessories, but too many will run into a lot of money. Save your greenbacks and continue along the green path by creating clutch or other kinds of purses for her instead, from materials you already have!
What is Deconstructivism? Here, learn about this unusual architectural movement and discover some examples of the style.
Brutalism was an architectural movement. Born in England after WWII, it continues to generate debate to this day. Learn about Brutalism and five examples of this architectural style.
Flowering teas are not only great-tasting and healthful, they are also lovely to look at. It may be right up your alley… in fact, these “blooms” may just end up being your cup of tea!
Find directions for creating four easy, quick, inexpensive, and fun Hanukkah decorations here: Latkes on a Plate, Maccabee Helmet, Hanukkah Banner, and Dreidel Box. Kids will have a blast and you won't have broken the bank buying supplies. Happy Hanukkah!
If you've ever felt the need to conjure up a girlfriend or boyfriend to attend a party with, here's a definitive guide on how to make it all happen... and how to get away with it.
The Dr. Martens Marcie boot is the grown-up cousin of the original boot. If you seek a stylish and feminine yet functional boot, why not consider the Marcie?
Dr Martens are available in many different styles, the most iconic being the original 1460 eight-eye boot. But if you seek to pair fashion with utility, consider the Mini Tydee patterned boots instead of a solid color. Find a detailed review here.
If you've ever wondered how on earth to break in those wonderful smooth DMs you've had your eye on, wonder no more. Here's how!
Latina women are renowned for their exotic beauty! Here are some tips on how to keep that beauty... and not all of them require makeup.
Searching for low cost hangouts? Reasons like a tight budget or current unemployment don’t mean you can’t still have a little fun. Here’s a list of fun hangouts ranging in cost from under $20 for two people to completely free.
When Barbie dies, is she resurrected as a zombie? You bet your dream house she is! Learn how to design and create your own Zombie Barbie.
White as the necks of swans, white as maiden purity, pure as the driven snow. These descriptions of white distill its essence into beautiful similes, but white is more than that! Learn about the psychology behind white and its use in marketing and design.
Ever received an awkward compliment while on a date? Nearly everyone has had this experience. But it doesn't have to be a deal-breaker. Here’s how to deal with clumsily expressed admiration.
Are black cats lucky or unlucky? Read about legends and superstitions surrounding the most glorious of animals... the black cat.
For the uninitiated, cat tail language can be confusing, to say the least. But is not difficult to understand when you know what to look for. Complete with pictures, this guide explains the flicks and other tail actions that cats use to share how they are feeling.
Red is the most passionate color of the rainbow, but is also the color of anger: applied to both love and hatred, red is very versatile. Learn about the psychology behind the very powerful color of red.
Blue is the color of truth and expansiveness. Learn about the psychological uses of blue and its objective impressions.
Green is the color of freshness and growth, but also of envy. Why do you suppose that is? Learn about the psychology of green and why it is considered a "neutral" color.
Purple has long been associated with royalty, but it can be perfectly approachable too! Learn about the psychology behind purple and how to use it to your advantage in marketing and your home.
You may already know that yellow is the color of happiness, but did you also know that directing yellow light at the intestinal tract for short periods can be considered a digestant? Here, learn about ancient and modern psychological uses for yellow.
Historically, orange has symbolized movement and warmth, so why not grab some of that energy for yourself? Orange is a powerful color and can assist in lifting your spirit and enlivening your home. Learn about the psychology behind the use of orange and how to incorporate it into your home.
An invented account of the gorgeous girl we all know and love, the ever-popular beauty known as Barbie Millicent Roberts. Includes photographs and a fictional timeline of her fantastic, extraordinary life.
What skills make a good manager? Excellent communication, knowing how to praise publicly and how to be responsible? We already know that! This list of important leadership skills is different... it comes from the people directly affected by the manager’s decisions -- the non-decision makers!
Barbie has had a multitude of designers create her closet for her. Learn about some of the biggest names in Barbie fashion from the 1960s through the 1990s.
Are you hip to the jive? Is everything kopasetic? This article describing 1940's speech patterns includes sections about clothing, body parts, military slang, and over 50 words for "good."
This Barbie quiz tests your knowledge about the lovely doll and her designers from Barbie's birth in 1959. Learn about how she burst onto the fashion doll scene and her design beginnings.
Headbands aren’t just to keep hair out of children’s faces. In fact, they can be the perfect accessory for adults! Here, learn about the numerous types of headbands, discover headband history, and identify the best styles for your face shape.
Are you looking for a way to pepper your speech with interesting, descriptive, gutturally-pronounced words? Try using Yiddish to get your point across! Here, learn the most useful Yiddish words with which to spice up your elocution and how to build a curse, Yiddish-style.
Rum smoothies can be decadent and heavy, but this one made with coconut and frozen strawberries is just as satisfying, while saving calories. Instead of using a lot of caloric, creamy coconut milk, this recipe uses a mixture of coconut milk and coconut water to lighten it up. So go ahead, enjoy...
Watermelon is a sweet, refreshing, and healthful summer treat. Here, learn how to make two kinds of watermelon juice, other recipes using the juice, and why watermelons are so good for you. Enjoy!
You've heard the expression, "Everything old is new again," right? And it holds for language too. Here, find slang used by college students in the 1900's that is still used today... and a few that aren't.
Tips on how to wear Dr. Martens and the different styles the brand has to offer.
Taking part in a Druid summer solstice ceremony doesn't need to be completely mysterious. I joined the public celebration at the Rollright Stones and it was a wonderful experience. Here's what to expect (includes pictures).
The Rollright Stones are prehistoric stones located on the border of Oxfordshire and Warwickshire, UK. For a detailed description of the stones with photographs, please read on.
If you've never tasted a gooseberry, June is the perfect time. Make a tasty jam from these green berries, and surprise your friends with the fresh, sweet, tart flavor, as well as the unusual color.
What does the perfect assistant have that you don’t? Nothing, if you follow these words of wisdom! Read on for tips to becoming a better assistant.
When one of your favorite coworkers leave, it can be stressful for the whole office. But the breakup of a working relationship can be amicable at least, and a stroke of luck at best.
Pin-ups are alive and well and living in America! Read about the artists who created these glamour girls as well as the pulp fiction, calendar, and advertising illustrations they created.
Imaginiff is a fun, easy to play party game that is perfect for hanging around with old friends and reminiscing... but is also tons of fun for families. With lots of silly questions, be prepared for lively debate and a great deal of giggling!
Tired of searching for the perfect cat toy? Look no further as this article shows you how to create a custom toy that your kitty will love!
Forget about buying a specialized crayon maker! Melt down your old crayons into beautiful “new” coloring sticks. Step by step pictures and tips included.
Look no further for the best strawberry sauce! This inexpensive recipe for strawberry sauce with the brightness of oranges is surprisingly sweet and flavorful when served over homemade strained Greek-style yogurt. And since it's prepared without sugar, it’s also very figure-friendly at 117 calories...
Instead of rolling fattening ice cream in high-calorie chocolate, cookies, or nuts, try it with frozen yogurt and cereal! Cut lots of calories and fat while increasing your daily dose of vitamins and fiber. Various combinations and presentation ideas are included.
When you meet someone you like, figuring out what to do can be a challenge. Here’s a list of fun friend dates for adults!
Tortellini soup or tortellini en brodo is a nourishing, quick meal and very easy to whip up (and costs only $2.64 a serving). It only takes three ingredients and fifteen minutes, so set the table fast -- this soup will be ready before you know it! Pictures included.
It can be difficult to find games that hold both the attention of kids aged five to ten years old and also adults. But never fear! This list highlights four fun, cool games that could even be classified as "educational."
The perfect summer day includes biting into a juicy piece of fruit... but where can you get that fruit locally? Here, find five local farms in northern Massachusetts where you can pick your own delicious fruit. Includes map.
Looking for the best, most convenient farmstands in northern Massachusetts? Here's a list of five great locations for local fruit, veggies, flowers, gifts, and more. A map of the locations is included.
Similar to the popular restaurant appetizer fried ravioli, this stuffed pasta finger food is fun to prepare, serve, and eat. And it's not fried! Pop these in the oven and let them crisp up while you enjoy hanging out with your guests.
Searching for an unusual pasta salad? You can find almost everything you need for this salad in your pantry.
Barbie's closet may be extensive, but her clothes are way too expensive! Give your favorite doll a new wardrobe for next to nothing by utilizing out-of-date wallpaper books. I've included patterns for a circle skirt and basic strapless top.
These three quizzes spanning Barbie’s birth through the present day will test your knowledge of Barbie hair, homes, and history. Show off how much you know and compare with your friends!
Having excellent interpersonal skills will always be necessary to get ahead at work. But what are the best interpersonal skills to have? Find that list here.
The Barbie Dream House has come a long way since its inception in 1960. This article discusses the numerous changes in style, look, and colors of dream houses for this dream doll.
It may seem like Barbie collectors are part of a secret society, but they are just like you and me. Here, read about four of these "society members" and their beginnings.
Have you ever wondered what organic architecture looks like? Does the name Frank Lloyd Wright ring a bell? Wonder no more as you check out this short list of organic architectural marvels.
Is Barbie, that marvel of disproportionate anatomy, pregnant? (What pretty babies she could produce!) Actually, it's Midge who became pregnant; read on for details.
Don’t be intimidated by intersecting lines! Here, find architectural terms and theory for laypersons, with easy to understand definitions. Pictures are included.
What could be better than dressing up with Barbie? Here, find five fun dress up games you can play with Barbie!
Barbie has always been the pinnacle of stylishness. Here, learn about her clothing from 1959 to the current day.
How did Barbie come to be? Learn about how the lovely doll's controversial beginnings led to a worldwide phenomenon.
All about the Barbie Pin-Up Girls Collection, Hula Honey Barbie (Gold Label), with details about her makeup, clothing, and accessories. High-quality photographs are included.
All about the Barbie Pin-Up Girls Collection, Way Out West Barbie (Gold Label), with details about her makeup, clothing, and accessories. High-quality photographs are included.
A humorous look at the good and bad sides of wearing stripes. Learn what to avoid and how to look like a million bucks.
Coloring is not just for children, oh no! Coloring can provide a sense of satisfaction to adults. while also serving as a form of meditation. And don't forget, FUN!
Achiote, also known as annatto, the lipstick tree, or Bixa orellana, is prized for its highly pigmented orange-red seeds. It is been used to color foods, cosmetics, medications, and cloth.
A short, humorous, and useful guide to the best ways to avoid biting nails and cuticles.
Arroz con gandules is an inexpensive, perfect mix of protein, carbohydrates, veggies, and deliciousness.
Tips for organization, credibility, respect, communication, and other workplace complexities.